CRL Global Resources Collections Forum 2018

Event Logistics

Thursday, April 19, 2018 to Friday, April 20, 2018
1:00-5:00 p.m., April 19, and 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m., April 20. Central Time zone
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Following the annual Council of Voting Members business meeting, the Global Resources Collections Forum is an opportunity for representatives of CRL libraries to discuss and weigh in on CRL's programs and strategic agenda. The 2018 Forum will be held in Chicago, and will focus on issues relating to long-term access to global data:  news, government, finance, GIS, and demographic data.

Registration will open in January, 2018. Look for more program details to be announced.

The Impact of CRL

Stories illustrating CRL’s impact on research, teaching, collection building and preservation.

South Asia Specialist’s Research Enriched by CRL Collections

Wendy Singer, Kenyon College professor, explains how she has been able to save valuable time on multiple projects utilizing CRL resources.

Documenting Ghanaian Social Change through the Music Scene

Alison K. Okuda, New York University postdoctoral teaching fellow and lecturer, explains how CRL’s African newspaper collection proved to be incredibly useful for her dissertation, “Caribbean and African Exchanges: The Post-Colonial Transformation of Ghanaian Music, Identity, and Social Structure.”